12 Under 40
Year in and year out, alumni make lasting contributions to society in a range of novel endeavors. Some graduates are distinguishing themselves at a relatively young age in their careers. Meet a dozen of these alumni and learn what inspires them to give more and to do more.
Trailblazers for Talent Diversity
Good intentions about diversity, equity, and inclusion don’t always translate into truly diverse work environments. Realizing this, Kayla Michele SAS’17 and Chisa Egbelu SAS’16 cofounded PeduL—a company dedicated to helping employers build pipelines of diverse talent.
Pioneering New Automated Delivery Systems
Vallab Nayak ENG’20 cofounded Aersys with fellow School of Engineering alumnus Hariharan Vijayakumar ENG’20 in 2018. Their flagship product, the AerNode, is a modular robotic micro-fulfillment center, or MFC, that enables the automation of inventory, product pickup and delivery, grab-and-go customer experiences, and more.